All posts tagged: Organisation

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Knock Knock?

I can still picture a colleague of mine in the Paris office coming out of a meeting with a prospective German client in a wild panic...

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Punctuality is all relative

I have travelled extensively around the world and have constantly been exposed to differences, some obvious and some a lot less...

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The Customer’s Catch 22

I have noticed lately that the answer given to customers these days is more and more often “not me, not my responsibility, not my domain, can’t help you”...

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Is there anyone flying this plane?

I was directly affected by a recent airline strike, flying out when it started and flying in at its peak a few days later. What struck me the most was not so much the stress, the wait, the delays, the lack of communication...

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Changing the company’s DNA

Surprisingly, management by fear is not as uncommon as one would think. The “Dictator Boss” is not a myth, it’s an unfortunate reality...

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Why your business must adapt

Kuala Lumpur: a fast paced city, high rises growing like mushrooms, constant haze... A place where technology has taken its rightful place...

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What businesses can learn from a 9 year old boy

It has now been 10 years since I last came to Thailand, and not much has changed. I was expecting the city of Bangkok to have reinvented itself, as most big cities in the world have over the same period of time. Here, time has frozen...

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Better Sharing

Resistance to change is often linked to the fact that changes were not sufficiently explained, and therefore not understood...

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Are standards THE solution?

We all agree that standards exist for a reason: it’s a proven methodology, a long-standing process that is in place to help address how a company operates as to ensure everyone’s alignment in specific areas of the business...